NSI Runavik to be Fulham’s first Europa opponents

Fulham will have to beat NSI Runavik as the first step to qualifying for the Europa League.

NSI Runavik have been revealed as Fulham’s opponents in the first qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League.

The two-leg stage will involve the teams meeting on June 30 and then again on July 7. The winner will progress to a second qualifying round.

Martin Jol’s side was granted the place in the competition due to their ranking in the Respect Fair Play League last month.

The club last participated in the tournament in 2010, when they fell to Atletico Madrid at the final.

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